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Apprentice Sports Turf Operative (Level 2) - Hartpury University and Hartpury College - Gloucester

Apprentice Sports Turf Operative (Level 2)

Employer: Hartpury University and Hartpury College


Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain the range of outdoor sports surfaces within Hartpury University and College to the standards required by the Sports Turf Supervisor
  • Prepare high quality surfaces for match day fixtures
  • Attending high profile fixtures as match day support
  • Demonstrate safe working practices regarding Hartpury’s Health & Safety policies
  • In the first instance advise the Sports Turf Supervisor as to the resources required regarding the ongoing maintenance and continuous improvement of all the sports surfaces within the grounds of Hartpury University and College
  • Carry out all tasks as required ensuring a high professional finish. Must be able to follow a structured plain of work, and be willing to work on if required
  • Must be able to work in a close-knit team and work to a strict deadline, as well as using your own initiative
  • Advise in the first instance the Sports Turf Supervisor of all machinery and tool breakages
  • Attend meetings as and when required
  • Undertake any other reasonable request from the Grounds, Sports Turf and Minor Works Manager

Weekly wage: £172.00

Working Week: Monday to Friday: 07:30am to 16:00pm with a 15 minute break at 10:15am and 30 minute lunch at 13:00pm.

Total hours per week: 40.00

Expected duration: 24 months

Possible start date: 13 September 2021

Personal qualities: 

  • Desire to work within the industry
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Adaptable
  • Willing to learn
  • Positive attitude

Desired qualifications:

  • GCSE grades 9-4 (A*-C) in English and maths or equivalent qualifications

  • English and maths: apprentices without level 2 (GCSE grade C/4) must achieve level 1 (GCSE grade D/3) and take the test for level 2 prior to taking the end-point assessment

Apprentice Sports Turf Operative (Level 2) - Hartpury University and Hartpury College - Gloucester

Hartpury, Gloucester, UK
Apprenticeships, Intermediate Apprenticeship

Published on 20 Jul 2021

Deadline 20 Aug 2021

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